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The Best Anime for Psychonauts Fans

It's 2005, and you just cracked open your brand new Xbox game. And that strange game was Psychonauts, an adventure game led by a cute character, packed with extraordinary powers and an array of expertly designed platforming levels. The story...

Funimation UK Announces Home Video Releases, Including Akudama Drive, Death Parade & More!

Welcome to our upcoming home video releases for the UK & Ireland. Whether you’re looking to add to your collection or treat yourself to a shiny new Limited Edition, it’s time to get excited about a whole new set...

Cheyenne Ewulu: A Comedian and Host Into All Things Anime

Hey, y'all! I'm Cheyenne Ewulu, but some of you may know me as CheyenneTheGeek. I'm a relatable and funny actress, host and entertainer with an expertise in all things geek culture. I've been featured as on-screen talent for a variety...

A Look Back at the Anime Clubs of the ’90s

We live in a golden age for anime fans. Not only are there hundreds of high-definition animated series and movies available literally at our fingertips, but some are also even available the same day they air in Japan! It’s...

Essential Anime That Expands LGBTQ+ Representation

When it comes to representation in any community, there are clear obstacles to overcome, and stigmas and stereotypes that might be attached to them. With LGBTQ+ representation in anime, it has been a step-by-step process to showcase a broader...

Funimation UK Announces Summer 2021 Home Video Releases, Including K-On! and Infinite Dendrogram

Welcome to our latest batch of home video releases for the UK & Ireland! Whether you're looking to complete a collection or treat yourself to a shiny new Limited Edition, it's time to get excited about a whole new...

Second Chances: 5 Characters That Returned with a New Lease on Life

The loss of a beloved anime character never gets easier. Denial. Anger. Resentment. All stages of grief that many of us experience when we’re forced to sever a connection with our fictional companions. The idea of losing a crucial...

The Works of Studio Pierrot, From Yu Yu Hakusho to Akudama Drive

By Chelsea Cruz Pierrot’s newest series Akudama Drive just recently sped into action, exploring the criminal underground of a futuristic world. But this isn’t the studio’s first rodeo. Not by a long shot. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMPH-_O0v1w Established in 1979, Pierrot was founded by Yuji...

The Funimation Blog 2020 Year in Review

It's been...a year. But we're not here to focus on that. We're here to focus on anime, and I'm so excited to share with you some of the work we've done on The Funimation Blog in the past 12 months. In...

The 10 BEST Anime Gifts Under $20

The holidays are right around the corner, and if you’re anything like us, you’re still working on finishing that gift list. From the family to the office gift swap, we’ve got your back with our list of must-haves for...

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5 Shounen Anime To Jump Into Right Now

Scintillating. Electrifying. Erudite. These are only some of the adjectives that go hand-in-hand with shounen anime (at least, the...